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[Spain] The Worst Architectural Renderings of 2015

La Gota Cultural Center and Tobacco Museum...nice in the context of the low-density buildings in the neighborhood. It’s handsomely scaled. But the project suffers from a central design pun: It’s a museum dedicated to tobacco that’s built from filters.
CityLab (The Atlantic)
added Jan 6, 2016 15:51
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DIGITAL COLLECTIONS: Cigarette Cards

49,679 results found / Miss Billie Burke... Janet Gaynor. Fox Films. Joan Bennett. Fox Films. Loretta Young. First National. Ronald Colman. United Artists. Greta Garbo. M-G-M..... Sarah Bernhardt in 'La Tosca'.
New York Public Library
added Dec 16, 2015 22:48
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TOBACCO, A CATALOGUE OF THE BOOKS, MANUSCRIPTS, AND ENGRAVINGS ACQUIRED SINCE 1942 IN THE ARENTS TOBACCO COLLECTION AT THE NEW YORK PUBLIC LIBRARY, FROM 1507 TO THE PRESENT

New York Public Library
added Dec 16, 2015 22:55
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[New York] George Arents Collection

the largest and most comprehensive library in the world devoted to the history, literature, and lore of tobacco. The collection contains both printed and manuscript works—as well as prints, drawings, and ephemera—dating from 1507 to the present, represent
New York Public Library
added Dec 16, 2015 22:45
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[Asia-pacific] Marlboro Boys: photo essay highlights Indonesia's rampant underage smoking problem

Canadian photographer Michelle Siu captured this series of images she titled ‘Marlboro Boys’ in an attempt to highlight the smoking culture of Indonesia to the rest of the world. “The juxtaposition of young boys smoking like seasoned addicts is jarring,
News Interactive Network/News Limited/News.com (au)
added Dec 6, 2015 21:10
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A Renowned Dance Couple Keeps Flamenco’s Flame Burning in New York

“Flamenco is clandestino,” said Soledad Barrio, the star of the renowned company Noche Flamenca...As the family walked to the A train, Ms. Barrio kept coughing. “I have to stop smoking,” she said. “It’s so stupid, I should just. … ” Laughing, she put her
New York Times
added Dec 4, 2015 19:50
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[Asia, China] An Arts Explosion Takes Shanghai

Inside were more innovative installations, many owned by Mr. Tek, that could fit only inside a hangar, such as Xu Bing’s “Tobacco Project,” an assemblage of more than 600,000 cigarettes resembling a tiger skin rug;
New York Times
added Nov 5, 2015 17:23
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[Spain] La Gota Cultural Center and Tobacco Museum

The geometry of the building was inspired by the structure of the tobacco plant and principles of equality and diversity that are seen in their leaves: they are similar but different at the same time. The building contains a core for vertical connections
Architect Magazine
added Jan 6, 2016 15:58
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[Asia-pacific, Indonesia] National scene: House drops cigarette provision in culture bill

Facing fierce public criticism, the House of Representatives decided on Tuesday to drop articles endorsing kretek (clove cigarettes) in the current culture bill legislation. Antitobacco campaigners have lambasted new provisions in a culture bill recogni
Jakarta Post (id)
added Oct 15, 2015 09:50
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[Asia-pacific, Indonesia] House confirms removal of clove cigarettes from cultural heritage bill

The controversial articles acknowledging kretek (clove cigarettes) as Indonesia’s cultural heritage have been removed from a culture draft bill by the House of Representatives (DPR). According to a report by kompas.com, the decision was made at the Hous
Jakarta Post (id)
added Oct 15, 2015 09:45
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